AEIC Meetings

AEIC Fall 2017 Meeting

Oct 4-5 in Indianapolis, IN

Hosted by:  Dow AgroSciences


Meeting Venue: 
Embassy Suites North – Indianapolis
Embassy Suites North – Indianapolis (3912 Vincennes Rd, Indianapolis, IN) .  The hotel rate is $129/night (includes complimentary breakfast).  A block of rooms is reserved for AEIC through September 8.  After this date, the negotiated rate will be honored on a space available basis.  Reservations may be made via this link:


The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) services the Indianapolis area.  All major airlines have flights into the airport.
Synopsis of agenda:
Oct 4 morning:  Presentations and demonstration of methods and approaches for seed purity testing (both traditional and newly developing methods)
Oct 4 afternoon: AEIC Business Meeting followed by breakout sessions to encourage discussion and develop ideas for intiatives AEIC may undertake.  Following the afternoon break, a screening of the movie “Food Evolution” will be given for participants.  The first day will conclude with AEIC’s traditional group dinner.
Oct 5 morning:  Focus will be on turf and alfalfa seeds, seed coatings and a new member presentation from AgriPlex Genomics.  The meeting will conclude at noon.  Following lunch, there will be tour of Remington Seed facility (1 hour from Indianapolis).
AEIC Group Dinner
 The AEIC Group Dinner will be the evening of Oct 4 at Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant (3550 E 86th St., Indianapolis, IN 46240).
Registration Registration for the 2017 Fall Meeting